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US Vice President telephones PM Abbasi, thanks Pakistan for rescuing hostages

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): US Vice President Mike Pence telephoned Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and thanked government of Pakistan and its armed forces for safe recovery of US-Canadian couple and their children from the captivity of militants. In the telephonic conversation, “Pence thanked the government of Pakistan and praised the professionalism of army and the intelligence […]

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets to take 3-0 lead in series

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

ABU DHABI (Monitoring Desk): Albert Einstein believed doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results was the definition of insanity. As such, it seems to be insane to have organised five ODIs between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. They’ve done this three thrice so far, and a different result is nowhere in […]

Jamaat-ul-Ahrar chief killed in Afghanistan drone strike

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

PESHAWAR (Monitoring Desk): Umar Khalid Khurasani, chief of banned militant group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA), has been killed in a drone attack in Afghanistan, on Wednesday. On Tuesday it was reported that the JuA chief was critically injured in a drone attack. The strike was conducted close to the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in Paktia on Tuesday. Khurasani, being […]

No respite to conspiracies against Democracy: Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Nasir Majeed HYDERABAD: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, has said that conspiracies against democracies haven’t been stopped in Pakistan. He said this while addressing a huge public gathering at Hyderabad being staged to remember the martyrs of October 18, who were killed during bomb blast near Karsaz Karachi on Benazir Bhutto’s rally back […]

Four major generals promoted as lieutenant generals: ISPR

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Four major generals of Pakistan Army have been promoted to the rank of lieutenant general, a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Wednesday. According to the military’s media wing, those who got promotion are: Maj-Gen Majid Ehsan, Maj-Gen Aamir Abbasi, Maj-Gen Abdullah Dogar and Maj-Gen Hamooduz Zaman. Maj-Gen […]

Jashua Boyle contacts FP

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Jalil Afridi WASHINGTON DC: Recently recovered abductee, Jashua Boyle contacted The Frontier Post yesterday and shared brief details of his release. The Frontier Post will be publishing his detail interview in coming days. Jashua said that he became Muslim in 2008 and right before his release by Pakistan army, when was still in the custody […]

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Jashua Boyle contacts FP

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Jalil Afridi WASHINGTON DC: Recently recovered abductee, Jashua Boyle contacted The Frontier Post yesterday and shared brief details of his release. The Frontier Post will be publishing his detail interview in coming days. Jashua said that he became Muslim in 2008 and right before his release by Pakistan army, when was still in the custody […]

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Iraqi forces drive Kurdish fighters out of Mosul

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk BAGHDAD: The Iraqi security forces took control of the Kurdish-held areas in Mosul province on Tuesday and the areas were evacuated by Kurdish Peshmerga fighters before the arrival of the Iraqi forces. The Peshmerga had taken the areas from the Islamic state militants three years back as part of the war against IS. […]

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Car bomb kills Panama Papers journalist in Malta

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

VALLETTA (Reuters): Daphne Caruana Galizia, Malta’s best-known investigative journalist, was killed on Monday when a powerful bomb blew up her car, police said, in a case that stunned the small Mediterranean island. Caruana Galizia, 53, ran a hugely popular blog in which she relentlessly highlighted cases of alleged high-level corruption targeting politicians from across party […]

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Taj Mahal built by traitors, says BJP ‘hate speaker’

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): The world-renowned Taj Mahal has been dragged into an ugly political row after its exclusion from a Uttar Pradesh tourism booklet earlier this month. First Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said the famed monument does not reflect Indian culture. Now Sangeet Som, a controversial lawmaker of the ruling BJP, has said the monument […]

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12 wounded in bomb attack on police van in Turkey

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

ANKARA (Reuters): A police vehicle in Turkey’s southern province of Mersin was hit in a bomb attack on Tuesday, wounding several people, security sources and Turkish media said. Broadcaster NTV said that some 12 people were injured in the attack, in Mersin’s Yenisehir district. Mersin Mayor Burhanettin Kocamaz told another broadcaster, Haberturk, that the attack took place on […]

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SDF take Raqa hospital from IS

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk DAMASCUS: The United States backed forces e back the Raqa hospital from the Islamic State militants as it was one of stronghold in Syria. Syrian Democratic Force (SDF) told media on Tuesday that national hospital of Raqa was retaken from the IS militants in which 22 IS gunmen were killed. It added that […]

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Pakistan

SC to issue verdict of Imran, Tareen cases together: CJP

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Saqib Nisar said on Wednesday that ruling in disqualification cases against PTI Chairman Imran Khan and Secretary General Jahangir Tareen will be issued at once. A three-member apex bench – headed by the CJP and comprising Justice Umar Atta Bandial and Justice Faisal Arab – resumed hearing […]

Three players of Blue Whale arrested

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Cyber crime circle of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested three accused from Hakim chowk area of Johar Town for allegedly playing ‘Blue Whale’ game. Three accused has been taken into custody and investigation has been launched. In-charge Cyber crime circle, Deputy Director Shahid Hussain told Online international institutes tipped off to […]

Zulfiqar Khosa likely to join PPP

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Senior politician and leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Zulfiqar Ali Khosa looking keen to join Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) after receiving formal invitation from the former president Asif Ali Zardari. Zardari visited Zaulfiqar Khosa house and formally invite him to join hands on the political front. While talking to media persons […]

Qandeel murder case: Court orders police to arrest Mufti Qavi

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report MULTAN: Session court on Wednesday ordered police to arrest Mufti Abdul Qavi in social media star, Qandeel Baloch murder case, after cancelling his bail request in the case. Mufti Qavi appeared before the Session Judge Chaudhry Amin and through his lawyer requested for a bail, however the court cancel the request of bail […]

NAB to be cleaned of ineligible officers: Javed Iqbal

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chairman, National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Justice (Rtd) Javed Iqbal showed displeasure over the pending corruption cases expressed after passage of 17 years. This he said while presiding a meeting of the NAB senior officials. He said that it is very unfortunate that after 17 years still some corruption cases are pending and the […]

Forest fire continues in Upper Dir for second day

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report UPPER DIR: The forest of Usheri area of Upper Dir, district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa continue to be engulfed in flames on the second consecutive day and it destroyed hundreds of trees and wood in the last 24 hours. Police told that local people levies and police officials trying to put end on the […]

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Afghanistan

Paktia blasts: Death Toll Rises To 41

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk GARDEZ: At least 41 people including 21 security force members and 20 civilians were killed and 158 people were injured in twin blasts and Taliban attack on police training center in Gardez city of Paktia The deputy Interior Minister, Gen. Murad Ali Murad confirmed that 41 people were killed and 158 were injured […]

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Civilian killed, three policemen injured grenade attack

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The unknown militants attacked the police check post in Kabul city on Tuesday night in which one civilian killed and three policemen were injured in hand grenade attack. The local officials told that the incident happened in Pul-e-Bagh Omumi area of Kabul city when unknown miscreants threw three hand grenades at the police […]

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Taliban retake Janikhail District from Afghan forces

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk JANIKHAIL: Taliban gunmen took control of Janikhail district of Paktia early Tuesday morning after three days of heavy gunfire with the security forces. Local media outlet reported that after a heavy fight between the Taliban fighters and security forces for three, the Taliban took control of the center of Janikhail district of Paktia. […]

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Important Taliban leader arrested In Samangan

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Security forces arrested a senior Taliban leader in operation conducted in Samangan province on Monday. Samangan police told local media that the Taliban leader identified as Shafiullah, was involved in number of attacks in Darahsof district of the province and as per the Police official, Shafi ullah confessed his crimes in the initial […]

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Two ANA soldiers killed in Kunduz

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: As many as two Afghan National Army soldiers were killed when unidentified gunmen opened fire on them in Kunduz city on Sunday. As per the official of ANA, the unknown gunmen shot dead two soldiers in Angoor Bagh area of Kunduz as they were buying something from the market when the armed […]

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Muscat meeting to discuss Afghan-Pak relations: CEO

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

MEHTERLAM (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday said relations between Afghanistan and Pakistan would be discussed in upcoming Quadrilateral Cooperation Group (QCG) meeting in Muscat, the capital of Oman. Talking to reporters in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, Abdullah said good relations with neighbours was Afghanistan’s need and said the recent visit of the […]

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Business

‘Honda Heritage Centre’ inaugurated

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Honda Atlas Cars (Pakistan) Limited has added a new facility – ‘Honda Heritage Centre’ – at its factory premises, Manga Mandi, Lahore. This facility was inaugurated by Mr. Toichi Ishiyama, President & CEO of the Company. Mr. Maqsood Rehmani, VP HR & Admin, Mr. Kenichi Matsuo, VP Production and other senior officials […]

World Bank assures its full support for economic reforms

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The World Bank assured its support for the economic reforms of reforms after a Pakistani delegation meet with them on Monday at Washington DC. The team from Pakistan including Secretary of Government of Pakistan’s Finance Division Shahid Mahmood, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Tariq Bajwa, and Secretary of Government of Pakistan’s […]

Microsoft Pakistan collaborates with UNDP

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

LAHORE (PPI): Microsoft Pakistan, a global leader in technology and innovation, has recently signed an MOU in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The primary objective of this partnership is to complement each other’s efforts to benefit the youth of Pakistan as well as the broader community. Microsoft has a comprehensive philanthropy programme […]

Oil prices rises due to expected US sanctions on Tehran

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk SINGAPORE: Oil prices in international markets increases because of expected U.S. sanctions against Iran, conflict in Iraq and an explosion at a U.S. oil rig and reduced exploration activity supported prices there and these are the main reason behind the increase of oil prices in International market. Traders told the concerns over the increase […]

Import of mobile phones increases to 40% in two months of FY 2017-18

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: In the first two month of the fiscal year, the imports of mobile phones increased to 39.57 percent comparing to the same period of time of last year. As per the data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS),  $129.329 million worth mobile phones were imported into the country during July-August (2017-18) compared […]

Dollar rate increases to Rs107.5 in open market

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The ongoing political situation in the country has increased the open-market dollar rate to Rs107.50. On the other hand, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has said they will not decrease the value of the Rupee. A delegation of the Forex Association called on SBP Foreign Exchange Executive Director Irfan Ali on […]

Sports

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets to take 3-0 lead in series

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

ABU DHABI (Monitoring Desk): Albert Einstein believed doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results was the definition of insanity. As such, it seems to be insane to have organised five ODIs between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. They’ve done this three thrice so far, and a different result is nowhere in […]

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Tickets for Pakistan vs Sri Lanka T20I in Lahore go on sale online

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday launched the first phase of online ticket sales for the upcoming T20I match between Pakistan vs Sri Lanka in Lahore. Sri Lanka will play the 3rd T20I of three-match series in Lahore on October 29. The match will also mark the first-ever visit by a […]

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Pakistan squad for T20I series against Sri Lanka

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Experienced all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has returned to Pakistan’s T20I side for three-match series against Sri Lanka. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has made only one change in the squad that faced star studded World XI side in Lahore last month. Fast bowler Sohail Khan has been dropped from the squad while experienced […]

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PCB chairman to meet Sindh CM for PSL matches in Karachi

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

LAHORE (INP): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi will meet Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Wednesday to discuss preparations for hosting Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches in Karachi. Sethi took to Twitter to announce the news and asked fans to wish him luck. “I am meeting Sindh CM tomorrow to start […]

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Sri Lanka eases ban on Gunathilaka before Pakistan tour

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

COLOMBO (Agencies): Sri Lanka´s cricket board Tuesday halved a six-match ban imposed on all-rounder Danushka Gunathilaka for misconduct, amid speculation several players may drop out of an upcoming Twenty20 series final in Pakistan. The board´s decision clears Gunathilaka to play in the three-match series starting October 26 in the United Arab Emirates, though the final […]

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Babar Azam has now the record of most runs, centuries in 33 ODI innings

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: After scoring his seventh ODI century against Sri Lanka in the 33rd innings, Babar Azam makes another record of getting more runs and centuries in the 33 innings. Babar smashed six boundaries to score 101 off 133 deliveries and this innings makes sure the achievement of several records simultaneously. After scoring crucial […]

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Fashion

All is not well in Shweta Tiwari, Abhinav married life

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Indian Film and TV actress, Shweta Tiwari and her husband Abhinav Kohli decided to end their marriage as both are having opinion clashes about their careers. As per the local media reports, a friend of the couple told that they are having opinion clashes their careers as Shweta Tiwari is a successful actress […]

Sonam rejects catfight rumors

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report MUMBAI: Sonam Kapoor rejected all the rumors regarding her catfight with the Kareena Kapoor on the set of Veere Di Wedding. A local India media outlet reported that ugly fights started among the members and cases of the film, especially among the leading lady Kareena Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. Sonam, whose sister Rhea […]

Manto to be release in mid 2018: Nandita Das

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Nandita Das, actor and film maker who has completed the shoot of her upcoming directorial Manto on the life of celebrated Pakistani writer Saadat Hasan Manto, has announced that the film will be presented in theatres. She said this while talking to media persons at Jio Mami 19th Mumbai Film Festival on Sunday. She […]

Dangal girl Fatima Sana Shaikh looks stunning in “Thugs of Hindustan”

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Fatima Sana Sheikh has switched on her diva avatar and all set to give tough competition to the young actors of Bollywood. Fatima shared some of his pictures on social media sites of her upcoming movie “Thugs of Hindustan” in which star like Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachan and Katrina Kaif  and she […]

Ainak Wala Jin’s Bil Batori passes away

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

LAHORE (INP): Nusrat Ara, who gained fame from her incredible character Bil Batori in evergreen drama series from our childhood ‘Ainak Wala Jin’, has died today (Saturday). According to details, the actress was paralyzed from past four months however, today her health deteriorated after which she was shifted to hospital where she died. Earlier, Nusrat […]

Saif, Kareena wants to keep his son away from film industry

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Saif Ali Khan has said that he and Kareena Kapoor mutually decided to send their son, Taimur Ali Khan to England to keep him stay away from film industry. This he said while giving interview to local magazines on Friday. Saif said that we decided to admit their son in boarding with […]

Peshawar

NWA public health employees demand pending salaries

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The All Public Health Workers Union North Waziristan has demanded of the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to take strict action against public Health North Waziristan Junior clerk for his illegally withholding salaries of public health employees. Addressing a news conference at Peshawar press club here on Tuesday Sher Qader Khan along with Pir […]

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Preservation of Pashto folklore literature heritage stressed

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Farid Shinwari PESHAWAR: Highlighting the significance of folklore literature heritage and its different features, the literary figures during a seminar held at provincial city on Tuesday stressed the need for conservation of Pashto folklore literature heritage. The Directorate of Culture Khyber Pakhtunkhwa organized the seminar which was followed with traditional music and dance to mesmerize […]

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PPP leader blasts KP govt for its failure

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P Report PESHAWAR: The provincial Deputy General Secretary Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Behramand Tangi has said that the PTI-KP government did nothing even single development work and challenged Imran Khan for an open debate. “Imran Khan Niazi should mind his language about PPP’s Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari, otherwise, Jiyalas (workers) will take action against him”, […]

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Imran meets 5-member committee representing KP’s disgruntled teachers

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan on Tuesday met a five-member committee of teachers to listen to their reservations regarding upgradation and teaching allowances. The committee is representing over a thousand disgruntled ad hoc teachers from across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, protesting outside the Bani Gala residence of the PTI chief. The […]

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Dissatisfied KP college teachers to protest in front of Imran’s residence today

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Teachers of government colleges from across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province will stage protest on Tuesday (today) in front of Bani Gala residence of chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan. More than 600 ad-hoc teachers of KP and FATA are protesting from the past one week and boycotted educational activities in the province […]

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CM wants early completion of work on Swat Motorway

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak Monday directed for accelerating construction work on Swat motorway, the acquisition of remaining land under the project, the oil refinery in Karak and the cement factory in Haripur. The Chief Minister directed FWO to complete Swat Expressway by the end of March as per agreement and […]

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Home Districts

Forest fire continues in Upper Dir for second day

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report UPPER DIR: The forest of Usheri area of Upper Dir, district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa continue to be engulfed in flames on the second consecutive day and it destroyed hundreds of trees and wood in the last 24 hours. Police told that local people levies and police officials trying to put end on the […]

Four killed, eight injured in accident mishap

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report HASILPUR:  As many as four people were killed and eight others injured in a road accident at Hasilpur area of Punjab on Wednesday. As per details, the passenger bus was travelling to Faisalabad from Sadiqabad and it collided with a truck on Shahpur road in which for people were killed including Sunil Kumar, […]

Class based education system termed destructive for the nation

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA:  The Islami Jamiat Tulba Pakistan (IJT), a students’ wing of Jamaat-i-Islami central secretary general Muhammad Aamir has said that class based education was the main hindrance in the improvement of education and creation of uniform society in Pakistan. Addressing a welcome party arranged for the new comers at the main campus of […]

Municipal committee approves Rs484 million annual budgets for 2017-18

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: The District Municipal Committee presented its annual development and non-development expenditure budget. Total volume of the budget is over four hundred and eighty four million rupees. The annual budget unanimously approved by the house amounting to Rs484 million for the 2017-18. Deputy Chairman Haji Naseeb Khan Nasar presided over the budget session, […]

Qandeel murder case: Mufti Qavi appears before court

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report MULTAN: Mufti Abdul Qavi appeared before a court in Qandeel Baloch’s murder case on Tuesday; however the court asked him to appear with the counsel as he appeared in the court without his legal counsel. Muftir Abdul Qavi appeared before Sessions Judge Chaudhry Ameer Muhammed in Qandeel Baloch murder as he is also […]

DHQ civil hospital holds free Hepatitis screening, vaccination camp

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: District Headquarters civil hospital organized a day long free screening and vaccination camp in collaboration with Hepatitis cell Balochistan to prevent the fatal but preventable and treatable disease. Medical staff conducted screening tests of over seven hundred people through Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDT kits) and vaccinated around two hundred poor male female […]

Article

Trump’s UNESCO and Iran decision

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Abdullah Muradoglu Donald Trump has announced that the US would unilaterally withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal if Congress did not find a way out within 60 days. The US has also withdrawn from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on the grounds that it acts prejudiced against Israel. Trump withdrew the […]

State apathy offers chances to Gladiators re-arrival into the tribal belt

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Muhammad Shoaib The war on terror, against, the so called Al-Qaeda leadership started by Imperial powers in Afghanistan, after the 9/11 incident. Unfortunately, the war also joined by Pakistan that greatly destroyed our peace and progress. Slowly and gradually, the whole intensity of this alien conflict shifted into Tribal Areas. It became an epicenter of […]

Hawks vs culture vultures: Why the US is pulling out of UNESCO

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Neil Clark The US decision to withdraw from UNESCO, the UN’s educational, scientific, and cultural agency, is a further example of the contempt the world’s superpower has for the idea of the equality of nations – the principle on which the UN was founded. In what’s been quite a year for the US pulling out […]

JFK, CIA, Mafia and Castro – Trump can finally allow the truth to emerge from the shadows

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

John Lee Top secret files are due to be declassified this month in a move that could bring closure to one of the most traumatic events in US history – the assassination of President John F Kennedy. A law was signed by former President George H.W. Bush in 1992 mandating the release of all documents […]

Maulana Muffti Mahmood: “Rajul Azeem”

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

M. Rahim Haqqani Mufti Mahmood w-as a great Islamic thinker of the last century. All the Arabs and Non Arabs accept him as a great scholar. He was a fabulous and renowned Jurist of Millat-e-Islamia due to this importance all the Arab and Non Arab Jurists consider him as a beacon in the Muslim World. […]

Ebbs and flows in Turkey-US relations

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Zekeriya Kursun The recent tensions between Turkey and the US have reached a new stage as a result of the US’s suspension of visa services in a completely indecent diplomatic and resentful manner and Turkey’s equal retaliation. Of course, even if there is a problem between strategic allies that cannot be underestimated, the history of […]

Editorial

US drone attack

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

At least five people were killed in a drone attack which took place in Kurram Agency, yesterday evening. The strike targeted a house in remote Ghuz Ghari village close to Pak Afghan border. Five bodies were recovered from the rubble which included a militant commander Abu Bakar Umar. The political administration has confirmed that the […]

Conflicting numbers

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

There is glaring disagreement between the ministry of finance and World Bank (WB) over the debt repayment obligation for the financial year 2017-18. In a recent report the WP has estimated Pakistan’s external repayment obligation at $ 31 billion which raised the public concern that the country may have not enough resources to meet these […]

Fundamentals of democracy

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Addressing the inauguration ceremony of Pakistan first coal, clinker terminal at Port Qasim, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said democracy is sine qua non for the progress and prosperity of the country and its people. He credited the people for their decision in favor of democratic system and noted that continuity of the system would […]

Cliché of democracy!

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

PML (N) leadership often make tall claims of democracy and strengthening the democratic institutions but in practice their attitude is all along against the democratic norms and rule of law. It is the submission to the rule of law that provides conducive environment for the stability of the democracy in a country. Accepting the verdicts […]

Do more mantra

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

Pakistan’s forces conducted a successful operation in the Kurram Agency of the tribal belt and secured a safe release of five western hostages who were brought by the terrorists across the border from Afghanistan. They were captured from Afghanistan in 2012 and remained in the captivity for more than 5 years during which they were […]

Economy security correlation

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Highlighting the strong linkage between economy and security, the COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the future of Pakistan and there shall be no compromise over it. He stated, “This is the future of our people, a vital national interest which will be never compromised regardless of the loud […]

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